Central Intelligence Agency head expects more Nth Korea missile tests

The CIA has assessed that North Korea's Hwasong-14, the intercontinental ballistic missile tested twice in July, has the capability to reach the United States with a nuclear payload, according to The Diplomat's Ankit Panda . homeland", according to ... More..

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Trump to seek trade probe of China theft allegations
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Trump to seek trade probe of China theft allegations

Trump was due on Monday to sign a memorandum directing US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to determine whether any Chinese laws, policies or practices discriminate against or harm American innovators a...More..

Trump signs memorandum to investigate China's trade practices
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Trump signs memorandum to investigate China's trade practices

Starting September 5th, China will no longer import North Korean coal, iron, lead, and fish. Both declined to be identified as they are not authorised to speak to the media. Since March, customs data has sh...More..

Tillerson, Mattis say 'no' to regime change on North Korea
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tillerson, Mattis say 'no' to regime change on North Korea

Their move seems to be altogether different than President Trump's "fire and fury" warning against Pyongyang. Earlier this week, Gen. Kim Rak-Gyom, who heads North Korea's rocket command, said in a statement ...More..

Sheriff: Three dead after shooting at auto racing event in Wisconsin
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Sheriff: Three dead after shooting at auto racing event in Wisconsin

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kenosha County Sheriff's Department. Sheriff David Beth updates reporters regarding the shootings at Great Lakes Dragaway Sunday morning. Kenosha County's She...More..

NTSB Helps Investigate Deadly Helicopter Crash Near Violence in Virginia
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

NTSB Helps Investigate Deadly Helicopter Crash Near Violence in Virginia

Before the fatal crash, the troopers were helping law enforcement officers monitor the nationalist rally in the area. Jay Cullen of Midlothian, Virginia, and Berke M.M. He first joined the Virginia State Poli...More..

Pastor freed from North Korea arrives back in Canada
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Pastor freed from North Korea arrives back in Canada

His granddaughter, who was born while he was away, perched on his knees. He was expected to arrive in Canada on Friday or Saturday. He had been serving a life sentence since 2015 for alleged anti-state activi...More..

Floods, landslides triggered by heavy rain kill 47 in Nepal
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Floods, landslides triggered by heavy rain kill 47 in Nepal

Nepalese Home Minister Janardan Sharma said that all the security agencies will be mobilised in an integrated manner for carrying out the rescue operations. 28 persons have also been injured and 53 are missing....More..

German NGO halts migrant rescue operations off Libya
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

German NGO halts migrant rescue operations off Libya

The announcement came a day after a similar decision was made by Doctors Without Borders, also known as Médecins Sans Frontières, or MSF. The group added that Libyan authorities declared their own rescue area...More..

Slightly lower rain chances Sunday
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Slightly lower rain chances Sunday

Sunday afternoon and evening looks mostly dry. For more information on current conditions, go to our weather page. Winds will be very light with high pressure across the area. Another round of pop-up showers...More..

Hammond and Fox vow transition will be no 'back door' to EU
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Hammond and Fox vow transition will be no 'back door' to EU

The paper says that a "formal position paper to be published next week by the government" which will state that ministers are sticking with plans for a "light touch" customs border. "By triggering Article 50 in...More..

Tropical Storm Gert develops in the Atlantic
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Tropical Storm Gert develops in the Atlantic

It was moving north, northwest at 10 miles per hour. The storm has maximum sustained winds of 35 miles per hour and is moving north-northwest at 13 miles per hour, according to the National Hurricane Center. ...More..

Drunken US Tourist Gives Punch Nazi Salute in Germany Bar
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Drunken US Tourist Gives Punch Nazi Salute in Germany Bar

His attacker fled the scene and is being sought for causing bodily harm. The incident occurred about 8:15 a.m. Saturday as the man left a cafe called Europe in the Neustadt district of Dresden , police said ...More..

Iran to 'counter' United States sanctions with more funding for missiles, Quds Force
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Iran to 'counter' United States sanctions with more funding for missiles, Quds Force

The additional United States sanctions put in place last month directly target the missile programme and the IRGC. The countermeasures, which were approved by 240 Iranian lawmakers on Sunday, would see more m...More..

Central Intelligence Agency chief says 'nothing imminent' in US-N.Korea standoff
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Central Intelligence Agency chief says 'nothing imminent' in US-N.Korea standoff

Long-standing tensions over North Korea's nuclear programme worsened when it tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles in July. Pompeo also said that he believed North Korea would continue to develop its...More..

Scaramucci criticizes President Trump's response to the violence in Charlottesville
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Scaramucci criticizes President Trump's response to the violence in Charlottesville

He's got to move more into the mainstream, he's got to be more into where the moderates are and the independents are, George, that love the president. A photograph shows Fields standing among members of Vanguar...More..

Trump Claims He Modernized America's Nuclear Arsenal in 7 Months
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Trump Claims He Modernized America's Nuclear Arsenal in 7 Months

Trump was apparently referring to a review of United States nuclear weapons that began earlier this year, which he directed Defense Secretary James Mattis to undertake in a presidential memorandum signed d...More..

Child crushed to death by Nawaz Sharif's motorcade
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Child crushed to death by Nawaz Sharif's motorcade

Aug.12: Former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Nawaz Sharif's cavalcade left for Lahore from Gujranwala on Saturday. The polling for the election will be held on September 17....More..

Issues Bombing Guidelines to People of Guam: Don't Look Into the Blast
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Issues Bombing Guidelines to People of Guam: Don't Look Into the Blast

The tiny USA territory of Guam feels a strong sense of patriotism and confidence in the American military, which has an enormous presence on the Pacific island. Tourists frolic along the Tumon beach on the isla...More..

Donald Trump to order investigation into Chinese trade practices
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Donald Trump to order investigation into Chinese trade practices

They reiterated their mutual commitment to denuclearize the Korean peninsula, the White House said in a statement. The move , which is not yet an official investigation, could lay the groundwork for one. The...More..

15 nations get tainted eggs, products in growing scandal
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

15 nations get tainted eggs, products in growing scandal

But the World Health Organization said that, when digested in large quantities, the chemical could cause harm to the kidneys, liver and thyroid glands. "Because the content is illegal, Danæg Products must withd...More..

Mega Millions winning ticket worth $393M sold in IL
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Mega Millions winning ticket worth $393M sold in IL

However, that amount was shared between several ticket holders. One was sold in Washington. This is the fourth Mega Millions jackpot won this year. That is the 14th largest jackpot in Powerball's history. ...More..

Democratic lawmakers urge Tillerson to stop Trump's NK threats
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Democratic lawmakers urge Tillerson to stop Trump's NK threats

Pyongyang has been louder in its complaints against a new and tough round of sanctions imposed by the United Nations, with strong U.S. backing, and Washington's use of Guam as a staging ground for its stealth b...More..

Trump says he was surprised by Federal Bureau of Investigation raid of Manafort's home
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Trump says he was surprised by Federal Bureau of Investigation raid of Manafort's home

Manafort will be represented by Miller & Chevalier's Kevin Downing , who is a "real rockstar global tax litigator", Maloni said . In this case, that would be that there was a high risk of evidence being des...More..

Uproar Over Omarosa Manigault-Newman at Black Journalists Convention
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Uproar Over Omarosa Manigault-Newman at Black Journalists Convention

Manigault then accused Gordon of being aggressive, saying that if Gordon and others in the audience had issues with the Trump administration, they should raise them with Trump . It was at this point that Gor...More..

by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

White nationalists, counter-protesters clash in Charlottesville, Va.

The mayor of Charlottesville said via Twitter on Saturday that he is "heartbroken" to announce that a "life has been lost". When I think of torches, I want to think of the Statue of Liberty . There is ...More..

Gorakhpur hospital chief suspended over children's deaths
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Gorakhpur hospital chief suspended over children's deaths

The Health Minister also presented a data mentioning about the deaths which had occurred in the month of August in 2014, 2015, and 2016. "The letter was forwarded to the DGs (director general, medical educati...More..

Heavy rain moves through Chickasha area Thursday
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Heavy rain moves through Chickasha area Thursday

A low around 68 Tuesday night , with mostly cloudy skies and a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. That system is expected to weaken Saturday , but not before the chance of another round of ...More..

Maduro to resist 'imperialistic' US، seeks to meet Trump
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Maduro to resist 'imperialistic' US، seeks to meet Trump

Even as the US for now holds back applying economic sanctions, the Maduro government is finding itself increasingly isolated from financial markets. This new "superbody" is in fact a superbody for Maduro be...More..

Death toll in Alexandria train crash rises to 29
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Death toll in Alexandria train crash rises to 29

A statement by the Egyptian Railways Authority said a train traveling to Alexandria from Cairo, Egypt's capital, hit the back end of another train, which was waiting at a small station in the district of Khor...More..

Philippines prepares for N Korea's Guam missile threat
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Philippines prepares for N Korea's Guam missile threat

Some 42,800 FIlipinos live in Guam , which is home to a USA military base and sits approximately 2,500 km away from the Philippines. Malacañang on Thursday said contingency plans are in place in case a crisi...More..

Spain on course to surpass Greece as European Union migration destination
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Spain on course to surpass Greece as European Union migration destination

Spain may overtake Greece this year in numbers of migrants arriving clandestinely by sea, the International Organization for Migration (IOM ) says. Before waves of refugees and migrants started pouring into ...More..

Kenyan opposition refuses to sign off on election 'charade'
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Kenyan opposition refuses to sign off on election 'charade'

At this crucial moment, he and his National Super Alliance (NASA) must also step up to this call for transparency: if they can not swiftly substantiate their allegations that the election was hacked and "most" ...More..

Hospital Chemical Leak Suspected as ER, OR Evacuated
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Hospital Chemical Leak Suspected as ER, OR Evacuated

A portion of Exeter Hospital was evacuated Friday. Aerial images show several hospital beds with patients in a roped off area outside the hospital. State and local officials are still working to determine a...More..

Caught on Camera: Car Plunges From Parking Garage
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Caught on Camera: Car Plunges From Parking Garage

The dramatic scene was captured on video released Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, by Austin police. Suddenly, the BMW violently crashes to the ground behind the SUV. The incident marked the second time in less than a ...More..

Armed police descend on hotel in Salford after child hit by vehicle
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Armed police descend on hotel in Salford after child hit by vehicle

The paper also reports that a number of witnesses were scene comforting a distraught woman moments after the devastating incident occurred. Police were called to reports of a collision involving a child and T...More..

U.S. report confirms 2016 as warmest year on record
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

U.S. report confirms 2016 as warmest year on record

The " State of the Climate " publication, which confirms findings released before President Donald Trump was sworn in, outlines the observed outcomes of swiftly rising temperatures. A final draft of the asse...More..

Post-election riots in Kenya kill 5
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Post-election riots in Kenya kill 5

Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka took on President Uhuru Kenyatta and DP William Ruto in the Tuesday general election. "The streets do not". The commission's rebuttal came after an opposition official sai...More..

Scores of migrants 'deliberately drowned' by traffickers near Yemen
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Scores of migrants 'deliberately drowned' by traffickers near Yemen

The organization says that around 55,000 migrants have left the Horn of Africa headed for Yemen since the start of the year, most travelling from Somalia and Ethiopia. It says the journey is particularly ri...More..

Arrest Made After Boiling Water Dousing Scalds Girl
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Arrest Made After Boiling Water Dousing Scalds Girl

She's emotionally messed up ", she told NY1 . I was told that they didn't like her. It's been going on several times. A cousin of Jamoneisha told police her cousin and the older girl were arguing before th...More..

Suspended Fox Host Suing Reporter Who Published Sexual Harassment Claims
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Suspended Fox Host Suing Reporter Who Published Sexual Harassment Claims

The summons accuses Ali of "reckless publication of actionable false and misleading statements about the plaintiff's conduct and character". "I stand by my reporting + will protect my sources", Ali tweeted ...More..

Powerball winning numbers drawn, jackpot at $307M
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Powerball winning numbers drawn, jackpot at $307M

For the first time ever, the nation's two biggest lotteries are running jackpots well over $300 million at the same time. Those prizes are based on annuity options, paid over 29 years. The next Mega Millions ja...More..

Half of Republicans Open to Postponing of 2020 Elections
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Half of Republicans Open to Postponing of 2020 Elections

If Trump and congressional Republicans proposed postponing the election to ensure only eligible citizens could vote, support from Republicans rises to 56 percent. The grim possibility that a majority of adheren...More..

by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Nuove sanzioni alla Corea del Nord: "Pyongyang minaccia globale"

Intanto la Cina - storica alleata della Corea del Nord - ha invitato le parti ad abbassare i toni bellicosi e a fermare le provocazioni. "Siamo pronti a rispondere con azioni molto più importanti per far sì...More..

Trump still criticizing McConnell over health care failure
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Trump still criticizing McConnell over health care failure

President Trump on Thursday sharply escalated his criticism of the Senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, raising the possibility that Mr. Then, he implied that McConnell should step aside from...More..

The Perseids Meteor Shower 2017 Falls Victim To Fake News
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

The Perseids Meteor Shower 2017 Falls Victim To Fake News

Although the peak might not be viewable, local astronomers concur that plenty of meteors should still be visible immediately before and after the shower's peak. The shooting star display will peak over the week...More..

by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Sharif ignores warnings, takes road to Lahore

In reply to a question, the Punjab law minister emphasized that successful rally of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) would be a milestone to win the next general elections. Shortly after the ECP's notificat...More..

PM to Ansari: You can now follow your basic ideology and instinct
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

PM to Ansari: You can now follow your basic ideology and instinct

Ansari also said the questioning of citizens over their love for India as a "disturbing thought", according to media reports. He also said that "a democracy is distinguished by the protection it gives to mino...More..

Wednesday forecast: Scattered storms increasing throughout the day
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Wednesday forecast: Scattered storms increasing throughout the day

Finger Lakes The best chance for rain will come during the later morning hours on Saturday , but a brief shower will be possible at nearly any time. Saturday has partly sunny skies, the chance for afternoo...More..

Guam stays calm, dismisses North Korea threat
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Guam stays calm, dismisses North Korea threat

Eddie Calvo said he discussed the situation with representatives of the White House, the National Security Agency, the Pentagon and the Department of Homeland Security. The indigenous people are referred to as ...More..